Day: September 9, 2019

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Brutal Westfort Beating on Francis Street

Brutal Westfort Beating on Francis Street

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance as officers continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding a weekend assault. Police were originally dispatched to the 1200 block of Francis Street West shortly after 2 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 8 following reports a male had been assaulted. Police spoke to the...

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COLLISION: HWY 102 & Mud Lake Road

COLLISION: HWY 102 & Mud Lake Road

(KAMINISTIQUIA, ON) – A collision has once again unfolded on the stretch known as Highway 102 / Dawson Road. EARLIER: Initial reports we have received from passers by tell us that a transport may have struck a tractor. Members from the Ontario Provincial Police, Superior North EMS and the Kaministiquia Fire and First Response are...

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Police Arrest Westgate Threat Suspect

Police Arrest Westgate Threat Suspect

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service has arrested a 14-year-old male in connection with a social media post that appeared to be a threat targeting Westgate Collegiate and Vocational Institute. Officers were dispatched to the school at about 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 9 after several students reported seeing a disturbing post on...

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(VIDEO) – ~190km/h Down Oliver Road Ends In Numerous Collisions

(VIDEO) – ~190km/h Down Oliver Road Ends In Numerous Collisions

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – An extremely dangerous and potentially life-ending situation unfolded on Saturday. Officers with the Thunder Bay Police Service responded to a serious incident on Oliver Road which included stunt driving, dangerous driving, collisions and two damaged vehicles. Witnesses to the incident along with a video posted to social media informed TRCCTB.COM that the...

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Police Lay More Charges in High School Threats

Police Lay More Charges in High School Threats

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service has laid more charges in connection with the ongoing investigation of a series of threats made earlier this year against local high schools. Two people were formally charged on April 18, 2019 for making a series of threats that mostly targeted Hammarskjold High School. An investigation discovered...

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Gun Threat Puts South Side Schools on “Hold and Secure”

Gun Threat Puts South Side Schools on “Hold and Secure”

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A fresh school year with similar issues that plagued last year. South side schools are in a “Hold and Secure” following a threat made via Social Media. Below is the police statement. The Thunder Bay Police Service is investigating an alleged threat involving Westgate Collegiate and Vocational Institute. Officers were dispatched...

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HOLD & SECURE: Westgate CVI High School

HOLD & SECURE: Westgate CVI High School

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – As students enter the school year fresh from summer break, a familiar situation is unfolding. An official with Westgate CVI tells TRCCTB.COM that the school is in a “Hold and Secure”. No reason was provided at this point. Last school year, repeated threats had schools across the city put in lockdowns...

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Flailer Assaults Police, Gets Arrested

Flailer Assaults Police, Gets Arrested

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Thunder Bay Police Service officers with the uniform patrol branch were dispatched to a parking lot in the 1000 block of Dawson road just before 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7 following a 911 call from a concerned citizen. The 911 call indicated a male was possibly in medical distress and rolling...

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A Brief Story of an Addict

A Brief Story of an Addict

(ADDICTION) – It started with pills, mainly percocet when I was 21. I was really sick one day and a friend gave me heroin. I started shooting it at 24. (Shooting means using a needle). I tried meth for the first time at 25. I was shooting them both in no time. Over the next 3...